TCR Productions, Fleet Feet Sports and Emet Rudolfo Attorney At Law present the 17th Annual Turkey Trek 5K Run / Fitness Walk and 1K Kid’s Run on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23, 2017 at the Albuquerque International Balloon Museum. This year’s Trek will benefit Horizons Albuquerque, a nationally recognized enrichment nonprofit program, proven to close the achievement and opportunity gaps for low-income children. Learn more at horizonsalbuquerque.org.
Bring your friends, family, teammates, and costumes to this great racing event, open to all ages and fitness levels. New Mexico Sports and Wellness will host a pre-race warm up at 8:30 a.m., the 1K Kid’s Run begins at 9 a.m., and the 5K starts at 9:30 am. Stay with us after the race to take advantage of the on-site massages provided by StressSolutions, and other great vendors!
Participants are encouraged to register before Thursday, November 16 for “early bird” prices, which can be completed online at tcrproductions.com or in person at Trek Bicycle Superstore (5000 Menaul Blvd. NE Suite A) or Fleet Feet Sports (8204 Menaul NE, Suite 101). Racers may register as a team made up of a minimum of five members with no maximum limit. Mail registrations and payment to TCR Productions, Attention: Turkey Trek 2017 PO Box 25671, Albuquerque, NM 87125.
All finishers will earn a race ribbon. 5K overall male and female winners will receive $250 and a plaque. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in each 5K male and female age division will receive a medal. The 1st place 5K team will be given a plaque. Teams will be scored by their 5 fastest finishers. Feeling festive? Wear your best race costume to compete in our contest! Costumes will be judged at the conclusion of 5K awards ceremony and prizes will be awarded for best male, female, and kid’s costume.
Packet pickup is Wednesday November 22nd, 2017 From 12:00 noon to 7:00 p.m. at Fleet Feet Sports. Your registration includes a commemorative t-shirt and exclusive coupons for Albuquerque businesses.
For real-time race results and event photos, be sure to visit tcrproductions.com. Turkey Trek 2017 will utilize the Chronotrack Race Timing System to track runners.